Volunteers Needed to Participate in Important Brain Research!

The Center for Interdisciplinary Brain Sciences Research is seeking volunteers to participate in research studies investigating the neurological, biological, and psychological aspects of multiple genetic and neurodevelopmental disorders. We are currently recruiting individuals with the following disorders, below, as well as healthy volunteers.

**Urgent Current Research Participant needs**

Healthy Volunteers Needed!

-Girls ages 7 - 13 years old for MRI studies

-Girls and Boys in 3rd Grade for NIRS studies

-Girls and Boys ages 13 - 19 years old for NIRS studiesIf you would like to be contacted about research studies for which your child may be eligible, please fill out a brief 1-minute survey here:

https://redcap.stanford.edu/surveys/?s=Co3dcSRytd

Currently Enrolling Studies:

Study
Who Can Participate
Age Range
Gender
Time Commitment
Local or Travel Provided
Autism - Teens Autism Diagnosis (including Asperger's, PDD-NOS) 10 - 19 years old male or female Variable - see study for more details Local
Bipolar Disorder Bipolar disorder or typically developing varies

male and female

See study website for details See study website for details
Developmental Delay/Disabilities Developmental delay of unknown origin

4-26 years old

male and female

Contact staff for details. Contact staff for details.
Early anesthesia exposure on neurodevelopment Typically-developing children with no history of exposure to anesthesia

6-10 years old

male and female

Contact staff for details. Contact staff for details.
Fragile X Syndrome Eye Contact and Social Conversation

Boys with fragile X syndrome, intellectual or developmental disability, and/or autism spectrum disorder

8-15 years old male 4-5 days Travel provided for families traveling from out of town.
Fragile X Syndrome - GABA Neuroimaging Study Boys with fragile X syndrome, intellectual or developmental disability, and/or autism spectrum disorder 21-28 years old male  2-3 days Travel provided for families traveling from out of town.
Healthy Volunteers Typically developing (healthy volunteers) 3-18 years old male and female Variable 2-3 days local
Juvenile Diabetes (DirecNet) Children with diabetes and healthy controls 4-9 years old male and female Variable 2-3 days, and follow up 18 months later Several locations
Near-Infrared Spectroscopy (NIRS)
Varies - visit NIRS lab site        
Noonan Syndrome Boys and girls with Noonan Syndrome 5-11 years old male and female 2-3 days Travel provided for families traveling from out of town.